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Parrish

What does Parrish mean?

Parrish Pronunciation of Parrish as a girls' name (also used as boys' name Parrish) is of Old French origin, and the meaning of Parrish is "ecclesiastical locality". Originally a surname from a place name. A parish is the area managed by a pastor or priest. Also form of Paris.

ASSOCIATED WITH Pa-, -ish, surname, priest (monk)

Variations

VARIANT Parish

MASCULINE FORM Paris

CREATIVE FORMS
(female)

(male)


MIDDLE NAME PAIRINGS
Parrish Julie (P.J.), ..

How popular is Parrish?

Parrish is a rare given name for females but a very popular surname for all people (#632 out of 150436, Top 1%). (2000 U.S. CENSUS)

Which version is better?

The only prominent variation form of Parrish (OUTSIDE TOP 2000) rated in the Top 2000 is Paris (#263 FROM RECENT DATA). This relation of Parrish was popular as a baby name 11 years ago (ADOPTION OF 0.1%) and is somewhat less common today (ADOPTION 0.1%, DOWN 44%). (2015 U.S. SSA RECORDS)



Top 2000 baby names ranking of Paris in U.S.

Top 100 baby names ranking of Paris outside U.S.

Similar Names

Suggested similar-sounding names are Carrisa, Charish, Cherish, Cherrish, Karrisa, Marris, Paradisa, Parisa, Parissa, Parris, Patrica, Patrice, Patrina, Patrisha, Patrisse, Perri, Perrie, Perrin, Perrine, Perris, Persis, Pris and Trish. These names tend to be more commonly used than Parrish.


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